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WORKSHOP: PERSPECTIVE FOR THE VISUAL ARTIST

Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art - Walker-MacKenzie Studio - Gertrude Herbert

Monday, January 25, 2016 - Monday, February 1, 2016
Walker-MacKenzie Studio - Gertrude Herbert 509 Fifth Street AugustaGA  30901
Monday, January 25, 2016 - Monday, February 1, 2016
Walker-MacKenzie Studio - Gertrude Herbert 509 Fifth Street AugustaGA  30901

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What's Included

Instructor: Terry Smith This course will address the principles of linear and atmospheric, or aerial, perspective, with emphasis on linear one-point and two-point perspective. The motivating spirit for this course will be overcoming students' unease about perspective -demonstrating that perspective can actually be fun, even for those who are not geometrically inclined. Students will be given principles and techniques along with demonstrations on how to use perspective in their art, using any medium. Students can look forward to many in-class exercises. A supply list will be provided. Student/instructor ratio: 8:1

About This Organizer

Mission
To provide opportunities for visual arts education and to develop visual arts awareness and appreciation throughout the greater Augusta community.
Company Overview
Founded in 1937, the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art serves as the Central Savannah River Area's only independent nonprofit visual art school and contemporary art gallery.
Description
Housed in historic Ware's Folly (c. 1818) and the Walker-Mackenzie Studio (c. 1909), the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is proud to offer visual art education opportunities for students of all ages and interests. Quarterly studio classes and workshops are available in a wide range of media, from drawing and painting to photography, weaving, clay, and sculpture, for children, youth, and adults.

As Augusta's only nonprofit contemporary art gallery, each year over 30 exhibitions spotlight regional, national, and international artists in a variety of styles, techniques and media, including ceramics, photography, painting, drawing and printmaking.
General Information
nonprofit visual arts school + contemporary art gallery

Organizer Info

  • Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

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Walker-MacKenzie Studio - Gertrude Herbert 509 Fifth Street AugustaGA  30901
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